GORGEOUS Lives

an in-depth interview with an interesting woman

Olivia Jacobs, director The Gruffalo’s Child GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT: with Donna Freed

23 Nov 2017

Olivia Jacobs, director The Gruffalo’s Child GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT: with Donna Freed Olivia first co-directed The Gruffalo as a travelling show in a fringe basement but my look how it’s grown. Her production company, Tall Stories which she co-founded with Toby Mitchell in 1997 is now bringing The Gruffalo’s Child to the West End. Previews for…

Coffee & Henna with Zainab Khan & Josephine Pembroke

15 Nov 2017

Coffee & Henna with Zainab Khan & Josephine Pembroke Studying anthropology was the inspiration for Zainab to invent her original editorial community. She draws stunning ancient, ethnic designs in henna over a very modern cup of Western coffee. https://www.instagram.com/coffeeandhenna/ Insta: @coffeandhenna #community #coffeandhenna #hennartist   https://www.instagram.com/p/BbeZa3AAqfD/?taken-by=coffeeandhenna   Josephine

Live Like You Give A Fuck! by Nicola Findlay on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke

Live Like You Give A Fuck! by Nicola Findlay  on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke  The no nonsense philosophy for smart girls who want to smash it.  Nicola Findlay talks to Josephine about her amazing new book and how she became a life and motivational coach.  Insta: @nicolafindlayTCD https://www.nicolafindlay.co.uk/ #livelikeyougiveafuck #womenempowerment #positive #radiogorgeous For even more…

Love & Fame, Susie Boyt Author of the Week with Josephine Pembroke

13 Nov 2017

  Love & Fame, Susie Boyt, Author of the Week with Josephine Pembroke Lover of musicals and observer of quirky family relationships, author Susie Boyt discusses death, mourning and how it feels to belong and feel at home in a capital city. Buy the book: https://www.littlebrown.co.uk/books/detail.page?isbn=9780349008905 Follow: @SusieBoyt  #Love&Fame #SusieBoyt #Witty #Fiction #London Even more…

Lynne Franks – Power of 7 with Josephine Pembroke GORGEOUS LIVES on Radio Gorgeous

01 Nov 2017

Lynne Franks – Power of 7 with Josephine Pembroke GORGEOUS LIVES on Radio Gorgeous  Visionary and facilitator for women globally Lynne Franks talks to Josephine about her latest venture Power of 7. Now based in Somerset Lynne invites us all to her party, expect dancing, yoga, wellbeing and healthy food. www.lynnefranks.com #Women #Powerof7 #Workshops

Suzannah Starkey Bramley Apple Grower GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEUR with Josephine Pembroke

22 Oct 2017

Suzannah Starkey Bramley Apple Grower GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEUR with Josephine Pembroke Do you know your Cox from your Gala? We are talking apples here, live from Southwell Bramley Apple Festival in Nottinghamshire. Suzannah Starkey is an apple grower with a vision, inventive and creative she is taking eating and cooking apples and turning them into juices,…

Eastern Seaboard of USA Gorgeous Escapes with Josephine & Donna

20 Oct 2017

Eastern Seaboard of USA Gorgeous Escapes with Josephine & Donna Josephine goes on board a small ship to Boston, NYC, Washington and Charleston. She naturally learns about American history and culture. Josephine sailed with Noble Caledonia the world experts in small ship cruising. https://www.noble-caledonia.co.uk/ Amazing life stories sign up for more : http://radiogorgeous.com/sign-up-newsletter/   #USA…

The Real Rock Follies by Annabel Leventon With Josephine Pembroke

The Real Rock Follies by Annabel Leventon With Josephine Pembroke Rock Bottom were a trio of solo singers from the theatre world who took on the world of rock. Then their original idea was stolen and the long process of suing and healing took place. Annabel tells Josephine the moving story in detail. Buy the…

Elizabeth Kostova The Shadow Land, with Donna Freed AUTHOR on Radio Gorgeous

Elizabeth Kostova The Shadow Land, with Donna Freed AUTHOR on Radio Gorgeous From the #1 bestselling author of The Historian comes an engrossing novel that spans the past and the present—and unearths the dark secrets of Bulgaria, a beautiful and haunted country. www.elizabethkostova.com #Bulgaria #TheShadowLand #historicalthriller For more amazing women go to www.radiogorgeous.com 

Philippa Adams, Senior Director of Saatchi Gallery with Donna Freed on RADIO GORGEOUS

18 Oct 2017

   Philippa Adams with Donna Freed on RADIO GORGEOUS Gorgeous Culture: Philippa Adams, Senior Director of Saatchi Gallery and Curator of Iconoclasts: Art Out of the Mainstream and artists Alexi Williams-Wynn and Kate MccGwire with Donna Freed. www.saatchigallery.com @saatchigallery insta: kate_mccgwire #alexiwilliamswynn

Secrets of CONFIDENT Women with Na-Ha on Radio Gorgeous

19 Sep 2017

  Secrets of CONFIDENT Women with Na-Ha  on Radio Gorgeous with Josephine Pembroke  We should have awareness of our inner self talk and we must NEVER put ourselves down, says Mexican born confidence coach Na Ha. A degree in business psychology and a passion for helping women has led Na Ha to being one of the…

Naomi Lloyd, Diamond Philosopher, writer & photographer GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEURS with Donna Freed

Gorgeous Entrepreneurs: Naomi Lloyd, Photographer, Writer and Diamond Philosopher Naomi is a multi-faceted woman of many interests and talents: photographer, writer, diamond philosopher and charitable ambassador for YouCanFree.Us, working to liberate trafficked women. Her diamond philosophy came about as she began to see parallels and connections between diamonds and humanity that goes much deeper than…

Reinvent Yourself – Strip Naked & Redress with Happiness by Maria Hocking Josephine Pembroke on Radio Gorgeous

14 Sep 2017

Reinvent Yourself – Strip Naked & Redress with Happiness by Maria Hocking GORGEOUS WELLBEING with Josephine Pembroke    Have you ever honestly searched your soul, stood still and felt solitude? Maria Hocking invites us to change our mind set and open our heart to positive change in our lives. Maria tells us the about the…

Let’s Talk About Lymphoedema, Gemma Levine WELLBEING with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous

13 Sep 2017

Let’s Talk About Lymphoedema, Gemma Levine, WELLBEING with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous  Portrait photographer Gemma Levine developed secondary lymphoedema as a result of surviving breast cancer. She soon realised that she wasn’t the only one who knew extremely little about this chronic condition. Known for her work with Henry Moore and her portraits of Princess…

How (Not) to Live in Suburbia – Annie Siddons GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT with Donna Freed

04 Sep 2017

  How (Not) to Live in Suburbia – Annie Siddons GORGEOUS ENTERTAINMENT with Donna Freed Artist, committed London lover and single mum, Annie Siddons found herself in the midst of very married, very homogeneous suburbia. She also found herself to be profoundly lonely. Loneliness, it’s not just for old people anymore and in Annie’s case…

Far to Go and Many to Love by Lesley Blanch with Josephine Pembroke

Far to Go and Many to Love by Lesley Blanch with Josephine Pembroke  A bohemian, a lover of the East, a free spirit, an artist, a traveller, a wit, journalist and author. Lesley Blanch wrote for Vogue and championed wild, daring, women who loved to travel. We meet her god daughter Georgia de Chamberet who…

Grace Victory – NO FILTER with Donna Freed on Radio Gorgeous

09 Aug 2017

Gorgeous Lives: Grace Victory, No Filter with Donna Freed  Body image campaigner, blogger, youtuber and ‘Internet’s Big Sister, Grace tells Donna how it was that she came to find her voice and her vocation as a brilliant role model by telling her story with no filter. As she says: Empowered women empower women. @gracefvictory www.graciefrancesca.com…

Ashcombe Revisited by Antoinette Parks INTERIORS with Josephine Pembroke

07 Aug 2017

    Ashcombe Revisited by Antoinette Parks, INTERIORS with Josephine Pembroke on Radio Gorgeous    Ashcombe is an enchanting small country house in a lost valley in the heart of Dorset. Society photographer Cecil Beaton lived there in the 30s. In a terrible state Toni set out to make Ashcombe into a family home. After ten…

Cara Alwill Leyba – Girl Code GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEUR with Josephine Pembroke

12 Jul 2017

Cara Alwill Leyba – Girl Code: Unlocking the Secrets to Success, Sanity, and Happiness for the Female Entrepreneur Cara is a social media phenomenon with 70,000 followers on Instagram she gives out solid advice to women worldwide. Cara tells Josephine how she worked at MTV and took a risk leaving her job to become a full time…

Alexandra Miro, Swimwear Designer GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEUR on Radio Gorgeous with Donna Freed

Alexandra Miro, Swimwear Designer: GORGEOUS ENTREPRENEUR on Radio Gorgeous with Donna Freed Alexandra’s first swimwear collection is making a huge impact due to the elegant, sculptural, structured, fitted and flattering costumes and graphic, flamboyant resort wear. She delivers on the brands ethos: “Luxury Swimwear Designed to Empower!” www.alexandramiro.com @alexandramiroswim #luxuryswimweardesignedtoempower #fashion #swimwear For more gorgeous women…

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